Project Leaders

Dr. Andrew Potter

Dr. Andrew A. Potter, Ph.D.

VIDO-InterVac Website

Dr. Potter is internationally recognized for his visionary research into how bacteria cause disease and his work at the interface of human and animal health. His ground-breaking projects have contributed to several world firsts, including the world’s first genetically engineered animal vaccine and vaccines to protect against pathogens found in food and water.

Dr. Bob Hancock

Dr. Robert E.W. Hancock, Ph.D.

University of British Columbia Website

Dr. Hancock is a leading microbiologist in Canada and has researched and taught at the University of British Columbia for nearly 40 years.

The fundamental interest of Hancock and his laboratory is in designing new therapeutic strategies to treat infections in the light of increasing antibiotic resistance coupled with a dearth of new antibiotic discovery.

Team

Dr. Herman Barkema

Dr. Herman Barkema, DVM, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

University of Calgary Website
Volker Gerdts Headshot

Dr. Volker Gerdts, DVM, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

VIDO-InterVac Website
Philip Greibel Headshot

Dr. Philip Griebel, DVM, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

VIDO-InterVac Website
David Hall Image

Dr. David Hall, DVM, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

University of Calgary Website
Scott Napper Headshot

Dr. Scott Napper, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

VIDO-InterVac Website
Peter Phillips Headshot

Dr. Peter Phillips, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

University of Saskatchewan Website
Hugh Townsend Headshot

Dr. Hugh Townsend, DVM

Principal Investigator

University of Saskatchewan Website
Susan Farmer Headshot

Susan Farmer

Project Manager

University of British Columbia
Elodie Pastural Head Shot

Dr. Élodie Pastural, PhD

Project Manager

VIDO-InterVac
Erica Acton Headshot

Erica Acton

Bioinformatician

University of British Columbia
Noushin Akhoundsadegh Headshot

Noushin Akhoundsadegh

Technician

University of British Columbia
Manjeet Bains Headshot

Manjeet Bains

Technician

University of British Columbia

Dr. Paul Burden, DVM

Graduate Student

University of Calgary
Jeff Chen Headshot

Dr. Jeffrey (Jeff) Chen, PhD

Research Scientist

VIDO-InterVac Website
Ci Ci Head Shot

Zhaoxue (CiCi) Cie

Graduate Student

University of Calgary
Tony Facciuolo headshot

Dr. Antonio Facciuolo, PhD

Post-Doctoral Fellow

VIDO-InterVac
Reza Head Shot

Reza Falsafi

Technician

University of British Columbia
Erin Gill Headshot

Dr. Erin Gill, Ph.D.

Research Associate

University of British Columbia
Jasroop Gosal Head Shot

Jasroop Gosal

Graduate Student

University of Saskatchewan
Naihsaun Guy Head Shot

Dr. Naihsuan Guy, PhD

Post-Doctoral Fellow

VIDO-InterVac
Olivia Ihedioha Headshot

Dr. Olivia Ihedioha, DVM

Graduate Student

VIDO-InterVac
Amy Lee Head Shot

Dr. Amy Lee, PhD

Post-Doctoral Fellow

University of British Columbia
Mrigaya Mehra Headshot

Mrigaya Mehra

Post-Doctoral Fellow

University of British Columbia

Philip Rasmussen

Graduate Student

University of Calgary
Neil Rawlyk Headshot

Neil Rawlyk

Technician

VIDO-InterVac
Erin Scruten Head Shot

Erin Scruten

Technician

VIDO-InterVac
Mike Trimble Head Shot

Dr. Mike Trimble, PhD

Research Associate

University of British Columbia
Albert Ugochukwu Headshot

Albert I. Ugochukwu, Ph.D, P.Ag

Post-Doctoral Fellow

University of Saskatchewan
Stewart Walker Headshot

Dr. Stewart Walker, DVM

Clinical

VIDO-InterVac
Colette Wheler Headshot

Dr. Colette Wheler, DVM

Clinical

VIDO-InterVac